2015 Administrators Conference


The Archdiocese of New Orleans Office of Catholic Schools is excited to announce the 2015 Administrators Conference! Ann Garrido, author of "Redeeming Administration," will be our keynote speaker. Click here for online registrationhttps://www.schoolfiles.com/conferenceRegistration/adminConf.php


                                  "Redeeming Administration"

Author Ann M. Garrido is this year's keynote speaker.  Ann has been a member of the faculty at Aquinas Institute of Theology in St. Louis since 1999.  In addition to teaching, she has served the school in a variety of administrative capacities.  Most recently, she oversaw a three-year grant project that established new best practices for conflict management.  She is the author of "Redeeming Administration", "Mustard Seed Preaching", and a"A Concise Guide to Supervising a Ministry Student" and also serves as senior editor of "Human Development".

The conference agenda:

         Wednesday, October 14, 2015

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM                                Registration

5:00 PM – 5:05 PM           Welcome/Prayer/Introduction  Dr. Jan Lancaster

5:05 PM - 6:30 PM            Opening Keynote - Ann Garrido, Author - Redeeming Administration

6:30 PM – 9:00 PM                      Vendor Hospitality Rooms/Optional Buffet


          Thursday, October 15, 2015

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM                                Registration

8:00 AM – 8:05 AM                                 Welcome

      8:05 AM – 9:05 AM                                    Mass

       9:05 AM – 9:30 AM                            Continental Breakfast

9:35 AM – 11:00 AM                           Keynote - Ann Garrido

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM                               Break Out I

12:30 PM – 3:30 PM                              Lunch/Exhibits

3:45 PM – 4:45 PM                                  Break Out II

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM                       Vendor Hospitality Room/Optional Buffet

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM                               Entertainment/Social


         Friday, October 16, 2015

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM                                     Registration

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM                        Mass celebrated by Archbishop Aymond

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM                            Keynote and Closing Brunch




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Mission Statement

The Office of Catholic Schools of the Archdiocese of New Orleans provides leadership, service, support and direction to the Catholic school community.

Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, we follow the example of Jesus, the Master Teacher, in our ministry to evangelize, catechize, and educate in a caring, efficient, and collaborative manner.


  • To foster Catholic identity through the Gospel teachings of Jesus so that Christ's presence permeates every aspect of each Catholic School;
  • To build and model faith community;
  • To empower the leadership of each Catholic school;
  • To support Catholic schools with leadership, services and resources;
  • To call each Catholic school to responsibility;
  • To direct and implement all archdiocesan and state policies.